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Skiba Name Meaning

Polish: from skiba ‘thin strip of land between two furrows’; perhaps a metonymic occupational name for a peasant or a plowman.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Sciba, Kaba, Szuba, Sliwa, Skora, Shuba, Skiff, Suba, Sita, Kuba

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Skiba Family Origin

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Skiba Family Occupations

What did your Skiba ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Carpenter and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Skiba. A less common occupation for the Skiba family was Laborer Gnl. The most common Skiba occupation in the USA was Laborer. 29% of Skiba's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    29%
  • Carpenter

    14%
  • Farmer

    14%
  • Laborer Gnl

    14%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Skiba ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Skiba Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Skiba. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Skiba census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Skiba. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Skiba. For the veterans among your Skiba ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Skiba Life Expectancy

What is the average Skiba lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Skiba life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Skiba in 1949 was 44, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Skiba

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Skiba ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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